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Garrett Morgan Saves the Day

What do gas masks and water tunnels have in common? That would be Garrett Morgan! On July 24, 1916, in an underground …

Cheers to a Creative New Year!

Happy New Year! Our first blog post of 2021 features a publication in the State Library of Ohio’s collection that just entered …

Thank You, Healthcare Workers!

For helping us through illness and injuries caused by everything from pandemics to wars to everyday life, we would like to share …

Holidays Foods and Feasts

From late November through the end of the year, there seems to be no shortage of opportunities to indulge in festive foods …

Ohio Memory Moms

Mother’s Day has been formally celebrated in the United States since the early 20th century, with United States Congress passing a law …